Mentoring Students

Two grad students outside, talking, listening
Jul 9, 2015
How Stanford's BioEngineering improved its TA training with a strong mentor program, including videorecording and consultation.
Apr 9, 2015
MinT: Mentors in Teaching Spring lunch
Headshot, Prof. Geoff Cohen
Jan 13, 2015
With Professor Geoffrey Cohen, James G. March Professor of Organizational Studies in Education and Business.
Tom Ehrlich with a student. Photo by Rod Searcey for Stanford CTL.
Dec 1, 2014
Change a student's life, and enrich your own, in three sessions: be a faculty facilitator in the Reflections program.
Nov 6, 2014
Share great ideas for mentoring and take some back to your department.
Stethoscope lying on a table
Oct 30, 2014
Sometimes we are mentoring students, even if we don't know it.
Oct 3, 2014
Options for getting mid-quarter feedback to your TAs and how to set them up.
2 female Caucasian women, seated at a table, with others--one talking, smiling, energetic. Photo: Stephanie Muscat for Stanford Undergraduate Advising and Research
Jun 12, 2014
Struggle and failure are a natural part of the learning process and how we cultivate resilience, but our students often perceive struggle as shameful and failure as catastrophic. Pre-Major Advisors can help our sometimes failure-deprived students as they grapple with the experience and consequences of failure.
Apr 3, 2014
Have you considered how your students’ identities influence how they experience your teaching? A recent panel session at Stanford discussed how identity, motivation, and stereotype threat impact learning.
Jan 23, 2014
Stanford undergraduates are wonderfully smart and motivated.  They are also often over-committed and time constrained.  I’ll share some thoughts gleaned over the years for strategies to help engage such energetic, busy students in different as


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